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JR & Vhils in Los Angeles

ArtsComments ⋅ Jun 3, 2010
Following up on David Choe’s Lazarides exhibition is a continental affair titled Euro Trash, with two of the four participants including JR & Vhils. They recently completed a large scale piece in downtown Los Angeles featuring signatur...

JR “Women Are Heroes” Duesseldorf Exhibition Recap

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Apr 30, 2010
Duesseldorf’s Gallery Springmann.Varol launched French photographer JR’s latest exhibition “Women Are Heroes” earlier this month. The German show featured an array of JR’s captivating and empowering photography and install...

JR “Women Are Heroes” Exhibition

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Apr 19, 2010
The French photographer, activist, and artist JR, born in 1983, ranks amongst the world’s leading artists of his genre. 
Starting on April 23, WOMEN ARE HEROES will be the first exhibition of JR’s works in Germany at the newly opene...

JR “Women Are Heroes” Paris (Video)

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Mar 1, 2010
Offered is a look into JR’s “Women Are Heroes” project, which was placed in 2009 at the Ile Saint-Louis in Paris. The video shows the entire project being brought to life as well as the controversial reaction from the media in P...

JR “Women Are Heroes” Book

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Dec 8, 2009
Today marked the unveiling of the latest exploit from French photographer JR. Much of his focus and claim to fame in recent times has been his widespread campaigns that involve impoverished women from around the world in the continents of Africa,...

JR x BKRW “La Casa Amarela” Exhibition

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Nov 21, 2009
Our friend’s over in France BKRW recently took their online gig to the offline world with the creation of a brand new creative space. To help christened the new opportunity and venture, they enlisted the help of fellow French creative JR to...

BKRW: A Night With JR

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Oct 6, 2009
Earlier this year, artist and photographer JR produced some stunning work involving favela women across the world and their story beyond the superficial. BKRW and director NARBRU linked up with JR and followed his crew in the wee hours of the ni...

JR “Women Are Heroes” Video (Kenya)

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Sep 28, 2009
Having seen JR’s work recently on display in Paris, the Parisian photographer continues his extraordinary “Women Are Heroes” campaign, showcasing the Kibera/Kenya leg of his world tour. The video features beautiful imagery set...

JR “Women Are Heroes” in Paris

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Sep 28, 2009
Owner of the biggest art gallery in the world, Parisian photographer JR continues his world tour, dedicated to women in poor countries entitled “Women Are Heroes”. The Pavillon de l’Arsenal in Paris will play host to the latest leg of the t...

Canon x JR Casa Amarela Project Video

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Jun 25, 2009
For the past year, as part of his WOMEN project, JR has been involved in a large-scale event in the oldest favela (shanty town) of Rio de Janeiro. In August 2008, some 20 gigantic portraits of women living in the favela were pasted on more than 4...

BBC: Faces of the favelas with JR

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Jun 18, 2009
The man responsible for bringing to the forefront the decrepit conditions experienced by many people living in Brazil’s favelas, the BBC through audio and photography feature the initiative of French artist JR. As well as hearing JR’s...

JR | Rio Installation Video

UncategorizedComments ⋅ May 14, 2009
Undercover photographer, JR, recently completed his recent exhibition in Rio De Janeiro. Known for transforming his images into over-sized posters, these latest works offers a more in-depth look into the photographers everyday observations within...

JR Project Women

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Feb 3, 2009
Bringing to light to one of the largest and decrepit areas of Africa, artist JR created a massive showcase in Kibera Kenya. Taking over a year of planning and organization, the artist covered over 2,000 square meters (approximately 25,500 square...